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Four Sterling Silver Items

Auction:
2661B
Lot:
339
Sold for:
$900$750

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Auction:
20th Century Design - 2661B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
June 22, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Four Sterling Silver Items
20th century
An Arthur Stone footed bowl with Art Nouveau-style chased berry decoration, with hammer mark, Sterling, C, on base, dia. 5 1/4; a small Alfredo Sciarrotta floriform footed dish, stamped Black, Starr, & Gorham, Hand Made by Sciarrotta, Sterling, 96, dia. 4; a Kirk letter opener with twelve inch ruler marks, stamped S. Kirk & Son, Sterling, C, lg. 12; and a letter opener topped with an etched figure of a pouncing kitten, inscribed Halley, with British hallmarks, likely for S. Blackensee & Sons, Ltd., lg. 8 1/4 in., approx. total 15 troy oz.
Estimate $300-500


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Sterling Silver Items, Alfredo Sciarrotta, S. Blackensee & Sons Ltd.

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